One of the founders of the Islamist group ADF arrested in eastern DRC

Congolese and Ugandan soldiers patrol eastern Democratic Republic of Congo on December 10, 2021. SEBASTIEN KITSA MUSAYI / AFP One of the founders of the Allied Democratic Forces (ADF), an Islamist armed group of Ugandan origin, was arrested Tuesday, January 11 in the eastern part of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), outside the … Read more

Taliban and Iran – Maas negotiates with the most dangerous Islamist regimes – Politics abroad

Foreign Minister Heiko Maas (54, SPD) said shortly before the start of the 76th UN General Assembly in New York that he hopes for a new era after US President Trump (75). But the new unity that Maas wanted to promote with the “Alliance for Multilateralism”, which was proclaimed during Trump’s term of office, suffered … Read more

In Belgium, Molenbeek wants to forget his past as a hub of Islamist terrorism

The Brussels canal separates the city center from the Molenbeek district (Belgium), October 18, 2018. EMMANUEL DUNAND / AFP LETTER FROM BENELUX Molenbeek-Saint-Jean. Listed since the attacks in Paris in November 2015 and in Brussels in March 2016 on the global map of Islamist terrorism, this municipality – one of the nineteen that make up … Read more

In Morocco, “the Islamist party should come first, but will not succeed in forming a majority” in Parliament

To stay up to date on African news, subscribe to the “Monde Afrique” newsletter from this link. Every Saturday at 6 am, find a week of current events and debates treated by the editorial staff of “Monde Afrique”. In a polling station in Rabat, September 8, 2021. FADEL SENNA / AFP Maintenance. For the first … Read more

In Tanzania, the attack on Dar es Salaam was carried out by an Islamist “terrorist”

To stay up to date on African news, subscribe to the “Monde Afrique” newsletter from this link. Every Saturday at 6 am, find a week of current events and debates treated by the editorial staff of “Monde Afrique”. Tanzanian security forces remove the body of the assailant who was shot by police outside the French … Read more